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2019 Colleen's BA 5K and One-Mile Fun Run/Walk

Saturday, June 1, 2019
Rock Creek Park trail, near Grace Episcopal Day School 9411 Connecticut Avenue KensingtonMD  20895
Saturday, June 1, 2019
Rock Creek Park trail, near Grace Episcopal Day School 9411 Connecticut Avenue KensingtonMD  20895

About This Activity

ON-LINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED

You may still register on-site at our packet pick-up:

  • Late registration and also packet pick-up is Friday, May 31, from 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM in front of Modell's Sporting Goods, 7201 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda MD

  • Race-day registration and packet pick-up is Saturday, June 1, from 8:00 AM to 8:45 AM at Grace Episcopal Day School, 9411 Connecticut Avenue, Kensington MD

 

Colleen's BA 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk is an annual fundraiser established in memory of Colleen Mitchel, who was born with liver disease (biliary atresia or BA) and died in 2013 at 19 years old from complications due to liver disease, while awaiting a second liver transplant.  Proceeds support organ donation awareness in our community and research at Johns Hopkins Pediatric Liver Center to discover the root cause of BA and improve outcomes of children living with liver disease and post-transplant.

Event details and schedule

ON-LINE REGISTRATION CLOSES ON THURSDAY, MAY 30, AT 10:00 PM Eastern Time.  Please pre-register by then. 

Once on-line registration closes, you can still register at our convenient packet pick-ups:

  • Late registration and also packet pick-up is Friday, May 31, from 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM in front of Modell's Sporting Goods, 7201 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda MD

  • Race-day registration and packet pick-up is Saturday, June 1, from 8:00 AM to 8:45 AM at Grace Episcopal Day School, 9411 Connecticut Avenue, Kensington MD
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  • At packet pick-up, you get your t-shirt, goodie bag, and bib number, also raffle tickets are available.  Please wear your bib number visible on the front of your shirt, not obscured in any way, and please leave the name tag intact at the bottom of your bib number -- we collect the name tags at the finish line to score the race

 

Registration Fees 

$20

Student (ages 5-22) and Active Military Rate

$25*

Individual Rate, including member of a Team

(Online Registration closes on May 30 -- *Rate increases on Run Day to $40)

$60 Family Rate (3 or more runners/walkers)
Free Children under 5

 

Run Details

  • Event held rain or shine!
  • Discount available for families, students and active military!
  • Strollers, wheelchairs, and dogs on a leash are welcome in the 1 mile Fun Run/Walk
  • 5K will be timed but this Run is not certified
  • 5K Prizes will be awarded!
  • Celebration following Run/Walk at Grace Episcopal Day School!
  • Great Raffle with $5 tickets!  Dinners, flowers, cupcakes, facials, and much, much more!
  • Sorry, no refunds for cancellations or no shows

Teams for the 5K

Gather your friends (minimum of 4 people) and create a name for your team. Each teammate must register individually for Colleen's BA 5K and list the Team Name in the field provided. Be sure the Team Name is listed exactly the same on each team member's registration.  Teams can be formed for the 5K Run only.  Prize awarded to the team with the fastest member!

 

Thank You For Your Participation!  If you have any questions, please contact us at colleensba5k@gmail.com

 

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